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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 57' North, Longitude: 132° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.58 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 33' 18.0"994.61 miwest0° 09' 53.3"11.33 minorth994.45 mi
24 hours10° 44' 40.5"734.25 mieast3° 43' 52.7"256.48 minorth773.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 7:24 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 7:24 PM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesFri 9:24 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 10:24 PM3197 km1987 miles1726 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoFri 9:24 PM3362 km2089 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteFri 7:24 PM3454 km2146 miles1865 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixFri 10:24 PM3455 km2147 miles1865 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasFri 9:24 PM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 9:24 PM3775 km2346 miles2039 nmSouth S
Mexico CityFri 11:24 PM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmEast-northeast ENE
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